#4 (24oz) Cotton Duck is our second heaviest canvas! The amazing thing about #4 canvas is all the width options that are available. The selection includes 36" canvas, 48" canvas, 60" canvas and 120"! This is why it is the most popular fabric for making floorcloths. Yes, #4 is actually heavy enough to work as … Continue reading Sewing the Heaviest Cotton Ducks & NEW Black #4 (24oz) is HERE
Check out our newest Made in the USA cotton fabric. It is our own custom shade that we call Biscuit. It is a 12oz/58" Bull Denim. This an ideal slipcover fabric. Request samples of USA Bull Denim upholstery fabric here.
Getting comfortable with the double felled seam can really come in handy! Seam tape is my best friend with this seam! Forget all that pinning! This the strongest and most water tight seam. It is commonly used for awnings and projects where the back needs to look just as nice as the front. It is also … Continue reading The Double Felled Seam
Spring is almost here and Big Duck Canvas has the perfect new outdoor fabric for your projects. Ready? If you can tell by the photo collage, I am really inspired by these STRIPES right now. Why not make your own outdoor space feel like a timeless getaway with Outdura™ outdoor acrylic fabrics? A striped fabric … Continue reading Outdura™ Fabric Classic Stripes
It all starts with the fiber, which is Acrylic. Acrylic definitely doesn't sound fancy, especially since most people are familiar with it from its common use in apparel as a cheaper alternative to things like wool and cashmere. Have you seen the extremely brightly colored acrylic yarns at the craft store? The acrylic yarns are … Continue reading The Best Outdoor Fabric
Sunforger® Army Duck is the go to fabric for tents and tipis! It is water repellent, mold, and mildew resistant. It also comes in a Fire Retardant option which is required for event spaces and enclosures. Check out the possibilities of this fabric and let us know if you need any help sourcing fabric for … Continue reading The Tent Canvas: Sunforger® Army Duck
Every time I go hiking or camping I see 1000 Denier all over the place. As much as I am trying to disconnect from work I cannot stop thinking about textiles and fabric because I get a kick out of examining everyone's gear. 1000 Denier dominates the Outdoor bag market because it produces lightweight quality … Continue reading The Backpack Fabric: 1000 Denier
Along with its many popular uses, Army Duck is one of the best canvas fabrics to screen print! The surface has a very smooth texture created by the densely woven cotton fibers allowing for very fine detail in printing. If you are creating a screen printed bag of any type make sure to get some … Continue reading Army Duck:The Best for Screenprinting & More!
We are saying Goodbye to our Durable Water Resistant 10oz Cotton Canvas! While supplies lasts we are closing it out at just $4.99/yd! This is less than our standard 10oz dyed goods plus you get the DWR finish! Its a great great deal. We have some fantastic new waterproof and water resistant fabrics coming in … Continue reading Closing Out DWR Canvas! Once its Gone its GONE!